Rebranding Your Smile: Gingivitis Prevention and Care

Did you know that gingivitis is an early stage of gum disease? Gum disease, also frequently referred to as periodontal disease, refers to a gum tissue infection that if left untreated, can progress to the point that tooth loss is possible. Due to the fact that gum disease progresses over a period of many years,… Read more »

Mouthwash Choices for Your Smile

There are many choices to choose from when it comes to mouthwash. The question then becomes, how do you know which mouthwash is right for you? The good news is you are in luck, because our dental team is happy to explain the differences to you, so you know which option is right for you… Read more »

Tartar Removal Takes a Professional Cleaning

Dental calculus is the technical term for what is more commonly referred to as tartar, the crusty, yellow deposit that forms on the teeth when you neglect regular oral hygiene. It comes about when plaque builds up and hardens after being unaddressed for 48 hours or more. Once it occurs, there is no amount of… Read more »

How to Choose Between Waxed and Unwaxed Floss

We encourage you to floss every day to clean your teeth and gums and remove any lingering particles from your smile. While antiseptic mouthwash can help dislodge these particles, flossing has been proven as the proper way to clear your smile of any plaque and food particles. Choosing a floss product comes with options such… Read more »

Super Smiles and Plaque Prevention

Taking care of your smile includes several aspects of your oral health care. Not only do you need to make sure that you’re continually cleaning out your mouth and removing any debris and food particles within it, but you’ll also need it inspect aspects of your lifestyle and your diet to ensure that various oral… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Built with Toothbrushing Techniques

Optimum oral health consists of always making sure they are teeth are cleaned in your mouth effectively and safely with a tool designed for doing so. Not all brushes work in the same manner, and some are more effective than others. If you routinely suffer from muscle pain or joint weakness or you are getting… Read more »

How You Can Keep Your Smile Safe From Gum Disease

You may know that gum disease is a harmful gum infection that can cause lost gum tissue, teeth and bone, but did you know that most adults across the nation have some form of the disease? Many patients don’t seek treatment for gum disease in its early stages, despite the fact that this is very… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Be Used to Replace a Missing Tooth

Severe cases of tooth decay and oral trauma can sometimes harm a tooth so badly that a dentist or endodontist simply cannot save it by performing a root canal. In a scenario like this, they might advocate a total extraction to gradually alleviate the pain while also preventing a worsening infection. After your gums have… Read more »

The Importance of Dental Checkups

Do you ever wonder why dental checkups are important? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you! Dental checkups are recommended every six months because they are vital for your oral health. They are very important because: -Dental cleanings remove plaque and tartar from your teeth and gumline. This is very beneficial… Read more »

Tell Your Dentist About Any Dental Attrition Concerns

As you grow older, it’s possible for minute changes to occur in the bones that make up the structure of your mouth. This is more likely to occur if you’ve struggled with chronic gum disease in the past, or you lost a tooth and chose not to have it restored in a reasonable amount of… Read more »